GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - More than 1,500 people are estimated to have participated in the annual Grand Crossings in Grand Rapids Monday morning.
Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell led walkers from the start line at Ah-Nab-Awen Park, near the corner of Pearl Street and Front Avenue.
The 5-mile walk through downtown is the same distance as the Mackinac Bridge Walk in the Upper Peninsula on this Labor Day holiday.
The Grand Rapids event had free registration and the route was wheelchair-accessible across all of the city's bridges, including the newly renovated Blue Bridge.
GRAM Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony in front of a festive downtown crowd at Rosa Parks Circle Friday night.
Two people were taken to the hospital after one vehicle crossed the center line, causing a head-on crash in Ada Township Friday night.
Police say snow is making roads "treacherous" and are urging people to stay home if possible.